Think getting a job is about your skills? Think again.

As a Career Coach, former Recruiter and Talent Director, I’ve hired dozens of people and helped over 500 individuals transition to new careers.  When asking candidates and clients to tell me what they do, I often get a list of job titles, company names, and skills – many of which are impressive, but aren’t the …

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IMPOSTOR SYDROME

If you’re a go-getter who thrives on challenges, no doubt there will be times in your career where you’ll feel like a fraud.Even if just for fleeting moments, as you take on more responsibility, change careers, get promoted, earn a higher salary or start a business, you will question your competence. In pop psychology, this …

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Micro-networking

With everything going “micro” these days – loans, brews, and even apartments – why not networking?  What is micro-networking?  It’s a way to cultivate your network through ”mini-yet-meaningful” interactions. Research suggests that it takes 6 – 8 interactions to build trust, which is the basis for a strong relationship.  With busy schedules, it can be …

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